28 August 2012
Eduardo Taulet has been appointed CEO of TeliaSonera’s Spanish operator Yoigo as from 1 September 2012.
Eduardo Taulet is a telecommunications engineer with an MBA from the Spanish IESE University. He started his career 20 years ago with Telefónica where he occupied various positions in the technical and commercial areas.
Later he joined Airtel (today Vodafone Spain) where he was head of the Business Market and then Amena (today Orange Spain) where he was the Head of Marketing , Head of Corporate sales and Excellence and Director of the Residential Market in Auna. He joined Yoigo in 2008 as the Chief Commercial Officer, responsible for Sales and Marketing.
“I am very happy to announce Eduardo Taulet as the new CEO of Yoigo. During the six years since Yoigo was born it has delivered on the target to become profitable and is now an established network operator on the Spanish market with a true challenger position. Eduardo Taulet has the necessary experience and capability of developing Yoigo further in this direction", says Håkan Dahlström, President business area Mobility Services, TeliaSonera.
Johan Andsjö, the current CEO of Yoigo, leaves Yoigo for a position outside TeliaSonera.
“Johan Andsjö has done a really good job in bringing up Yoigo to a healthy operation, with all the challenges there is to start up a totally new mobile network operator. I want to thank him for these years and wish him all the luck for the future, says Håkan Dahlström, President business area Mobility Services, TeliaSonera.